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Subcontractor Servitude: Jennifer Gordon

"The words “guest workers” and “strike” are not often seen together. Yet twice this summer, members of a group of more than 150 Jamaican guest workers who clean luxury Florida hotels and condos walked off the job. The workers came to the United States in April anticipating...

Another 'When...Released' Habeas Victory: Gordon v. Napolitano

"Plaintiff, a lawful permanent resident being held by the government pursuant to 8 U.S.C. § 1226(c), has brought a petition for writ of habeas corpus seeking an individualized bond hearing to challenge his immigration detention. ... the plain language of the statute, Congress's intent in...

What's Next for the Children We Deport?

"Life back home means paying off smuggling debts, surviving increasingly violent situations, and maybe heading to the States once again." - Ian Gordon, June 3, 2014 .